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Voting Rights

The right to vote is a "civil liberty"; the right to be free from unequal treatment based on certain protected characteristics when voting is a "civil right".Introduction to Federal Voting Rights LawsVoting and Civil Rights: History and LawFAQ: Voting Rights and DiscriminationThe Voting Rights Act of 1965 - OverviewVoter Discrimination ResourcesVoting Rights Act of 1965Voting Rights Act: Accessibility for the Elderly and Handicapped